LatinFinance launches 2020 Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

New nominations system unveiled; modified awards program due to COVID-19 pandemic

IDB Invest gives Bancóldex credit

Loans Debt Energy

Multilateral lender provides 13-month guarantees for Colombia's export-import bank to support seven energy trading companies

S&P downgrades Aeroméxico to B-  

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Airline faces a 53.8% drop in revenues this year as travel restrictions keep flights grounded, rating agency says

IFC funds small business leases in Mexico  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Multilateral lender provides $117 mln in long-term financing for BBVA's local leasing division

Engie signs BNDES loans

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

French utility company gets $488 mln to build transmission lines and the second phase of a wind farm

IFC invests in private equity fund

Equity Loans Brazil

Multilateral lender gives $25 mln for L Catterton to provide capital for mid-sized businesses in Brazil, Colombia and Mexico

Brazil's Senate allows multilateral loans

Loans Debt Regulation

São Bernardo do Campos gets the go-ahead to borrow $80 mln from CAF, while Paraná receives permission to take $50 mln from IDB

IDB approves loans for Argentina, Ecuador and Paraguay  

Debt Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Regional development bank grants $970 mln in financing to bolster healthcare in the three countries during the coronavirus pandemic

BRF fills short-term liquidity needs  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Brazilian meat company says it has taken out a total of $415 mln in loans to face market volatility

IDB contributes to Paraguay's coronavirus response  

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

DC-based development bank arranges $210 mln in financing to support low-income households and small businesses

Jamaica gets $520 mln in IMF emergency funding  

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

World Bank approves $254 mln for cash transfers to low-income households in Bolivia

Brazilian airlines land BNDES support  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Azul, Gol and LATAM are expected to divvy up $683 mln in emergency funding arranged by the development bank

Vanti borrows again from Scotiabank

Loans Debt Energy

Colombian natural gas distributor gets another one-year loan from the Canadian lender to pay off debt

IDB Invest backs Tía expansion plans  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Multilateral lender offers $40 mln for the retailer to open 100 new stores in the next few years

World Bank appoints new VP for LatAm, Caribbean  

Loans Latin America US

Veteran economist Carlos Felipe Jaramillo to manage relations with 31 countries and $32 bln in projects and grants